and imagines better futures,
A marriage negotiation board game about ridiculous Romanian traditions, arranging weddings, and surviving Hard Times.
After a wildly succesful Kickstarter campaign in November 2019, Zestrea is ready and currently sold by us and a few big Romanian retailers.
An optimistic strategy game about travelling, freedom and changing the world! You are a photojournalist sent to discover the world of Heart and complete the picture for every country. Be smart about your travel logistics and can spend enough time in each country to discover all the local secrets.
We want to celebrate and promote optimism, utopias and hope in whatever form it comes. Check out Words, our soon to be blog that will publish recommendations for utopian books, games and movies, reflections about a better future, short stories - essentially, everything we can find!
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Pronoia is a philosophy that the world is set up to secretly benefit people. This is the core principle of Pronoia AB, who develops and publishes works that depict utopias, optimism and hope.
Pronoia functions like a collective of creative hearts that wants to imagine utopian futures. We are a curios and humble bunch located across the world - some of us didn't even met face to face yet. We want to build a sustainable, fair and flexible creative workshop that allows us to continue creating and to scout kindred spirits across the globe to join our ranks.
Most of us also offer outsourcing work, so if you need any help with graphic design, publishing, marketing, PR, production, game design, crowdfunding, SEO and more, contact us! Reach out to any of us individually, or drop us a mail at hello [at] pronoia.se.
Laura is the founder of Pronoia AB. She has been active in the games industry since 2000 and wore many hats, including creative director, designer, producer and CEO. Her strongest skills are in production, strategic business and publishing. She tweets a lot of indiedev tips.
Miruna is a playful UI/ UX storyteller with a background in creative arts and video game graphics. With impressive artistic skills ranging from concept art, texture and 2D to 3D sculpting and elegant UX, Miruna's portfolio can be admired here.
Andreea is equally passionate about games and business. With over a decade of partnership hunting at AMA and Paradox, she is currently a High Priestess at Raw Fury and a business angel for some. Andreea is an expert at everything business and she generously helps anyone who asks!
Eleonor is a super nice accountant who is an expert when it comes to games and game making. After many years as a financial executive at Paradox, she now runs Goblin Accounting and can be reached here
Horațiu studied programming and then joined VR Unicorns as a lead programmer in Copenhagen. Together with Alex, he designed Zestrea - and now plays it everywhere in Copenhagen.
Maria is a popular illustrator and comic book author with a fascinating collection of personal projects as well as super impressive clients. She is the brilliant art director behind Zestrea and her work is also part of Heart. Papers. Border. Check out her awesome portfolio!
Sebastian is the coding mastermind behind Heart. Papers. Border., an indiedev passion game he has been involved in since conception. He is also a talented photographer and you can admire his work here.